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RMC Episode 546: PandeMacs

October 17, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: first Macworld issue, Macintosh Classic, and prototype PowerBook. They trace the history of Widgets through DAs, and news includes the 9th anniversary of Steve Jobs’ death, Apple Event announced, pandemic uses for old Macs, and more NanoRaptor creations. To see all …

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RMC Episode 545: As the Apple Returns!

October 11, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: PowerBook 180 poster, Mac 128k, and Macintosh IIx. Jack Miller from As the Apple Turns joined them, and news includes a Zip case housed classic Mac file server solution running Netatalk. To see all of the show notes and join our …

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RMC Episode 544: It’s True!

October 4, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: red MacEffects Mac SE case, Mac Plus, and large Apple collection. They remember the PPC to Intel transition, and news includes a Mac-like Amazon product, As The Apple Turns, and Dana aka NanoRaptor. To see all of the show notes …

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RMC Episode 543: Flower Power Power Tower

September 27, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: Macintosh Portable prototype, interesting serial Mac HD, and Apple/Braun calculator. They recap the Apple Event, and news Newton, found Jobs audio, curved monitor G4 iMac, and more great NanoRaptor designs. To see all of the show notes and …

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RMC Episode 542: Subscription Catcher

September 13, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: OpenDoc watch, Mac Office poster, and OS8 boxers. They revisit September 1990 in Macworld magazine, and news includes an iMac/Raspberry Pi project and the upcoming Apple Event. To see all of the show notes and join our website, join our …

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RMC Episode 541: 68K2PPC

September 13, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: happy Mac watch, Macintosh TV, and Macintosh IIvx. They look back at the transition to PPC from 68K, and news includes disguising an Apple Watch prototype, IIfx power supply, and the Macintosh Librarian. To see all of the show …

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RMC Episode 540: Leakage

August 30, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: Macintosh II, 512K, and PowerBook 160. John gives an update on his super-secretive PieMate project, and news includes an Apple Glasses patent and a tiny iMac. To see all of the show notes and join our website, join our Facebook …

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RMC Episode 539: Action Retro’s Cursed SE

August 30, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: Japanese Apple sign, Apple numeric keypad, and iMac watch. Sean aka Action Retro joins the podcast and tells the tale of his┬ácursed SE. News includes a Raspberry Pi bridge to connect a Mac SE/30 to the Internet. To see all of the show …

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RMC Episode 538: Undressing the Elephant in the Room

August 23, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: Apple dealer sign, black ADB Mouse II, and sealed Macintosh manual. Michael Mulhern joins to look back at August 1990 in Macworld magazine, and news includes Action Retro’s cursed SE, and the Fortnite 1984 ad parody. To see all of the show notes and …

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RMC Episode 537: Jimmy’s JLPGA PowerBook 170

August 16, 2020 retromaccast

James and John discuss eBay finds: 1993 JLPGA Polo Shirt, Picasso Macintosh poster reproduction, and Mac box holiday sleeve. They talk to Jimmy about his JLPGA PowerBook 170, and news includes Apple Fellows, new iMac, Apple v. Pear. To see all of the show notes and join …